Photos of Japanese invaders inside of the Shrine, Photo Source:

Observations from German History Studies

By Edward You During my stay in Berlin, the experience…
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The Children of Atrocities

By Anthony Russo Before coming to Europe and seeing all the…
Arbeit Macht Frei

Auschwitz-Birkenau: Working in Secret

By Kyra McDermott In today’s recounting of history, Auschwitz-Birkenau…
Defeat of Fascism at the Treptower Park

Suffering for Freedom: Socialist Realism in Memorialization

By Taylor Krzeminski “Herein lies the strength of the Red…
Windowless Van Used to Transport Prisoners

Who's Watching?

By Sarah McLafferty One of the most characteristic aspects…
Auschwitz-Birkenau. Photo by Taylora Krzeminski

Rethinking Remembrance

By Rody Conway The 20th century was a century of unprecedented…
Replica of Jewish street in Warsaw.

What Constitutes a Good Museum?

  By Ciera Moore Since coming to Central Europe, we…
Artifacts at the Documentation Center of Austrian Resistance

This History Is (Not) For You

By Aren Burnside Monuments, memorials, and museums all attempt…
The view across the Danube towards Castle Hill.

The Birth of an Idea

By Raymundo Juarez At 6:00, on a Saturday morning, my alarm…
St. Charles Church in Vienna

Nations as Extended Family

By Autumn McMillan I’ve been to five countries in the last…